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Nature Patterns

Artist:
Grace M. Ballentine, born Newburgh, NY 1881-died Parkville, MD 1978  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/4 x 16 in. (33.5 x 40.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Animal\other\coral  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Robert M. Ballentine
Copyright:
© 1941, Grace M. Ballentine
Object number:
1985.40.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75552237e-2a9e-48a2-8f78-3128edee90b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.40.18

Striped-Face Unicornfish, from Lettered Creatures

Artist:
Mark Leithauser, born Detroit, MI 1950  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2002-2003
Topic:
Animal\fish  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Animal\other\coral  Search this
Object\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Hakuta Family in honor of Elizabeth Broun
Object number:
2016.52.1.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk719e2a596-ba14-444c-bdee-c6ac085f8cf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.52.1.24

Miss Vandeveer

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Miss Vandeveer  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7 x 52.7 cm (29 x 20 3/4" ), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1717
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Miss Vandeveer: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Art Institute of Chicago
Object number:
1967.179 AIC
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42d609f2c-7670-4deb-ac47-855e5dad7455
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1967.179_AIC

Anna S. Fisher

Artist:
Henry R. Rittenberg, 2 Oct 1879 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Anna S. Fisher, 1875 - 1942?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas on masonite
Dimensions:
76.3cm x 63.6cm (30 1/16" x 25 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1920
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Anna S. Fisher: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Anna S. Fisher: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Academy of Design
Object number:
1087-P-1770
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ffff862c-a636-4fc6-bdf2-0366b123200f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1087-P-1770

Miss Sara Churchill

Artist:
Thomas Ware, 1803 - c. 1830  Search this
Sitter:
Miss Sara Churchill, c. 1820 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 59.4cm x 49.2cm (23 3/8" x 19 3/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Vermont\Windsor\Woodstock
Date:
1822-1823
Topic:
Toy\Doll  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Miss Sara Churchill: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Folk Art Museum
Object number:
1984.28.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d2552cda-be5a-4a95-bcf0-a1562d166653
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1984.28.5

Mary Remsen

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Ann Eliza Freeman Remsen, 1849 - 1855  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
41 × 27.9 cm (16 1/8 × 11")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pendant  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Mary Ann Eliza Freeman Remsen: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
SSSA0491
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45f9782a9-b56d-4d0c-ba99-d771b213f1a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA0491

Catherine Personette Pryme

Artist:
James Van Dyck, active 1825 - 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Catherine Personette Pryme, 1815 - 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight (Accurate): 74.9 x 62.2cm (29 1/2 x 24 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Catherine Personette Pryme: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albany Institute of History and Art
Object number:
1973.33.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41d3c22cf-6e6e-4b25-a5be-7211f656e02b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.33.2

Ash Children

Alternate Title:
Elizabeth and George Ash
Artist:
John Baird, 19th century  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Ash, 1850 - 1940  Search this
George Ash, 1847 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
139.7 x 111.2cm (55 x 43 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1858
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Elizabeth Ash: Female  Search this
George Ash: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Object number:
63.220.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43f64d5c5-4109-4ac2-a404-eaa4ece2f91a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_63.220.1

Mary and Francis Wilcox

Artist:
Joseph Whiting Stock, 1815 - 1855  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Elizabeth Wilcox, c. 1839 - 18 Dec 1844  Search this
Francis Edward Wilcox, c. 1841 - Dec 7 1844  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
122 x 101.6cm (48 1/16 x 40")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1845
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Toy  Search this
Toy\Doll  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Cradle  Search this
Mary Elizabeth Wilcox: Female  Search this
Francis Edward Wilcox: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Object number:
1959.11.2 NGA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ba70e71b-c4a1-4e33-8088-ee0b3ec4b4f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1959.11.2_NGA

Little Miss Fairfield

Artist:
William Matthew Prior, 16 May 1806 - 21 Jan 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Miss Fairfield, born c. 1845  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (accurate): 61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1850
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Foliage  Search this
Toy  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Rabbit  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Miss Fairfield: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Object number:
1971.83.9 NGA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4467c9e9d-c857-46e0-bea5-121cc2b0ad08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1971.83.9_NGA

Couch children

Attribution:
Calvin Balis, 1817 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Children  Search this
Medium:
Unknown
Dimensions:
Unknown
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Diabetes Endocrinology Associates, Inc.
Object number:
OH990037
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40cc9c673-3246-4940-8da6-1a7f1acdef2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_OH990037

Unidentified Child

Artist:
Clarissa Peters Russell, 1809 - 1854  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1845-1850
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01109
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm446c25808-83d4-493b-a339-a14d2e68e85b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01109

Caroline Dana Dawes

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Caroline Dana Dawes  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
86.4 x 72.4cm (34 x 28 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820s
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Caroline Dana Dawes: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Nebraska History
Object number:
7777-371
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f15ad1e8-ed12-4546-9262-0b6e1801d81b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_7777-371

Martha Caroline Swinton

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Caroline Swinton, 25 Oct 1785 - 13 Sep 1847  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on Ivory
Dimensions:
7.6 × 6.4cm (3 × 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Martha Caroline Swinton: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
1980.003 Gibbes
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm417f1ee24-7058-4692-b141-d8e5243e7777
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1980.003_Gibbes

Portrait of Sarah Little Bryant of Castine, Maine, as a Young Child

Artist:
John Brewster, Jr., 1766 - 1854  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Little Bryant, 1822 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48.9 × 41.3 cm (19 1/4 × 16 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1822-1824
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Sarah Little Bryant: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR02352
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a823b4f4-80e9-47a8-a155-62b1d7ba2347
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02352

Preserving Coral Reefs

Creator:
Smithsonian Insider  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:58:30 +0000
Topic:
Science  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Insider
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_7c6dc19c08308d22cbb521d1c0786962

Elizabeth Hastings

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Hastings, 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on Ivory
Dimensions:
8cm x 6.4cm (3 1/8" x 2 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-1830
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Elizabeth Hastings: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Anderson C. Bouchelle
Object number:
SSSA4038
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48035c12f-7f2f-4ed8-a565-8b699dcd7dd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA4038

Anna Strobel (Mrs. Bicknell)

Artist:
Louisa Catherine Strobel, 1803 - 1883  Search this
Sitter:
Anna Strobel Bicknell  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on Ivory
Dimensions:
5.7 × 4.8cm (2 1/4 × 1 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 1840
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Comb  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Anna Strobel Bicknell: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
1925.002.0004 Gibbes
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm495c5b4ea-9c7d-4ccd-b52c-fe19c848c3a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1925.002.0004_Gibbes

Louise d'Avezac de Castera Moreau de Lassy Livingston

Artist:
Philippe Abraham Peticolas, 1760 - 1841  Search this
Sitter:
Louise d'Avezac Moreau de Lassy Livingston, c.1785 - 1860  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Ivory: 6.4 × 11.4 cm (2 1/2 × 4 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1803
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Sofa  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Louise d'Avezac Moreau de Lassy Livingston: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic New Orleans Collection
Object number:
2015.0466
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c47ce7a4-eb4c-483a-be58-cc44ed292ee7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2015.0466

Martha ("Patsy") Lee McKim Holladay

Artist:
Horace Harding, 1794 - 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Lee McKim Holladay, 1803 - 1853  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 68.6 x 55.9 cm (27 x 22" )
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Kentucky
Date:
1825
Topic:
Costume\Hair Accessory\Comb  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Coral  Search this
Martha Lee McKim Holladay: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MA990069
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm409299f2b-3d86-4e3e-b886-1b916829aea3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA990069

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